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by Jacob Ben Avraham
Sat Jan 23, 2021 10:01 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: God vs Pharaoh, the great "Show-down" God wins! EX 10:1-13:16 10:1-
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God vs Pharaoh, the great "Show-down" God wins! EX 10:1-13:16 10:1-

PARASHA: “BO” (enter) EXODUS 10:1-13:16...........JEREMIAH 46:13-28.......MATT 25:1-46 The Parasha starts out; “And the LORD said unto Moshe; ‘Go in unto Pharaoh’…” Strange, the word “Go” in Hebrew is “Sh’lach”, but the Hebrew scriptures read “Bo” (enter) so, in reality, the Word of God is saying; “...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Sat Jan 23, 2021 9:59 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: Exodus 6:2-9:32
Replies: 3
Views: 12

Re: Exodus 6:2-9:32

Hey Shann, So, you live in N.Y.? where in N.Y. (just curious) I was raised in Chappaqua, and then in Yorktown Heights. Also, our precious Siamese cat was named "Shan" by my mother. Well, Many Jewish people believe that since the "Jewish people are God's people" that as long as they do many good work...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Sun Jan 17, 2021 12:05 am
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: Exodus 6:2-9:32
Replies: 3
Views: 12

Exodus 6:2-9:32

EXODUS 6:2-9:32 YHVH speaks to Moshe saying that when he appeared to Abraham, he revealed himself as “El Shaddai” which means “God Almighty” or “God all-powerful, yet he did not reveal himself as he did to Moshe, with Moshe he revealed himself with the more personal name; YHVH (Yod Hey Vav Hey) Thes...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Sun Jan 17, 2021 12:02 am
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: Ezekiel 28:25-29:21 and Matt 24:1-51
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Ezekiel 28:25-29:21 and Matt 24:1-51

EZEKIEL 28:25-29:21 The prophet speaks through the Holy Spirit and affirms that even though Israel has been scattered throughout the countries of the world, they will be returned to their land in the future, it is already happening, Israel was recognized as a nation in 1948, and since then, the peop...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Thu Dec 24, 2020 2:58 am
Forum: Writing Challenge - General Discussion
Topic: Symbolism in the gifts of the magi
Replies: 3
Views: 74

Re: Symbolism in the gifts of the magi

Could have been in late September to mid-October, remember that Israel used the lunar calendar and not the solar calendar. Sukkot or the Feast of Tabernacles at times fell in late September, but usually in early or mid-October. So, late September could be also the time of Messiah's birth.
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Tue Dec 22, 2020 11:14 pm
Forum: Writing Challenge - General Discussion
Topic: Challenge Topic: HOLIDAY WRITING (2)
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Views: 48

Challenge Topic: HOLIDAY WRITING (2)

Challenge Topic: HOLIDAY WRITING (2) The challenge continues during this week of Christmas. Write some Christmas story. Can be non-fiction with a bit of fiction mixed in with it. It can be a special memory or an event that happened during Christmas. __________________________________________________...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Tue Dec 22, 2020 10:19 pm
Forum: Writing Challenge - General Discussion
Topic: Symbolism in the gifts of the magi
Replies: 3
Views: 74

Symbolism in the gifts of the magi

SYMBOLISM IN THE GIFTS OF THE MAGI. “…when they had come into the house, they saw the young child with Mary his mother, and fell down and worshiped Him. And when they had opened their treasures, they presented gifts to Him; gold, frankincense, and myrrh.” Matthew 2:11 We all know the story of the wi...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Tue Dec 22, 2020 10:18 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: Symbolism in the gifts of the magi
Replies: 0
Views: 58

Symbolism in the gifts of the magi

SYMBOLISM IN THE GIFTS OF THE MAGI. “…when they had come into the house, they saw the young child with Mary his mother, and fell down and worshiped Him. And when they had opened their treasures, they presented gifts to Him; gold, frankincense, and myrrh.” Matthew 2:11 We all know the story of the wi...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Mon Dec 14, 2020 11:56 pm
Forum: Writing Challenge - General Discussion
Topic: Challenge Topic: HOLIDAY WRITING
Replies: 1
Views: 79

Challenge Topic: HOLIDAY WRITING

Challenge Topic: HOLIDAY WRITING Write about this holiday season. Right now, we are in the Hanukkah and Christmas season. Write about these times, was there a favorite "Hanukkah" time or a favorite "Christmas" time or memory? Or you might write about a Hanukkah or Christmas from a long time ago, it ...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Sat Dec 12, 2020 9:59 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: Amos 2:6-3:8 ; Matt 14:1-15:39; John 10:22-23; Acts 7:9-16
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Amos 2:6-3:8 ; Matt 14:1-15:39; John 10:22-23; Acts 7:9-16

AMOS 2:6-3:8 The prophet preaches “judgment on Israel” (because they sell the righteous for silver), and for many more evil deeds, they have turned away from God and are behaving like the heathen, that know not the LORD. Yosef was righteous, and he sold for 20 pieces of silver, Yeshua was/is righteo...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Sat Dec 12, 2020 9:57 pm
Forum: Theology Discussion and Chat
Topic: GEN 37:1-40:23 (Joseph)
Replies: 0
Views: 47

GEN 37:1-40:23 (Joseph)

PARASHA: “VaYeshev” (and he settled) GENESIS 37:1-1-40:23.... AMOS 2:6-3:8...MATT 14:1-15:39… JOHN 10:22-23 In this study, the focus is on Yosef, who is going to be in the limelight of God. Things seem to be going from bad to worse for this young teenager. it wasn't all his fault we could say. His f...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Fri Dec 11, 2020 12:58 am
Forum: Writing Challenge - General Discussion
Topic: Challenge Topic "TROUBLE AT SCHOOL"
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Challenge Topic "TROUBLE AT SCHOOL"

Challenge Topic: "Getting into trouble at school" Did you ever get into trouble at school and sent to the principal's office? If so, what was the outcome? detention? suspension? or perhaps you knew someone who got into trouble. What happened? did he or she learn a lesson? Try to relate it to the gos...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Tue Dec 08, 2020 11:22 pm
Forum: Writing Challenge - General Discussion
Topic: Challenge Topic; "Choices"
Replies: 0
Views: 88

Challenge Topic; "Choices"

CHALLENGE TOPIC: "Choices" Write about a choice you made in the past. How did it affect you. You can also write about a choice someone made. "This' or "That" what did you choose? or what did someone else choose? was the result of the choice positive or negative? Did this choice affect you in your sp...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Tue Dec 08, 2020 12:56 am
Forum: Writing Challenge - General Discussion
Topic: Challenge Topic "In anther man's shoes"
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Challenge Topic "In anther man's shoes"

CHALLENGE TOPIC: Write a story from the perspective of another man or woman. What might he or she be thinking? What did he or she think about an event? What might have been going on in the mind of the "other person" so, put yourself in the shoes of that "other person" "THE OTHER MAN" (Pontius Pilate...
by Jacob Ben Avraham
Sun Dec 06, 2020 1:36 am
Forum: Writing Challenge - General Discussion
Topic: GOODMAN "J" (Writing challenge)
Replies: 1
Views: 85

GOODMAN "J" (Writing challenge)

WRITING CHALLENGE: Taking an old story and re-write it with a new twist, your own twist but make it faith-oriented. OLD STORY: "Young Goodman Brown" written by Nathaniel Hawthorne. NEW STORY: "Goodman "J" _______________________________________________________________________________________________...

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